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The Manila Times
2016’s first black swan is named ‘Zika’February 9, 2016 11:05 pm THE term “black swan,” as we understand it in our 21
2016’s first black swan is named ‘Zika’
The Manila Times / Posted 51 minutes ago
February 9, 2016 11:05 pm THE term “black swan,” as we understand it in our 21st-century world, is an old metaphor that actually dates back to at least Roman times, appearing in the work of the poet Juvenal. It... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chinese city imposes ban on spitting in public with threat of finesNot even a dribble: in preparation for G20 Summit Hangzhou, Zhejiang province
Chinese city imposes ban on spitting in public with threat of fines
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Not even a dribble: in preparation for G20 Summit Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, east China, to introduce law on March 1 Host of G20 summit this year and wants to punish 'uncivilised... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Sars seizes R7m at Durban airport(File, Adiel Ismail, Fin24) Durban - Customs officials at the King Shaka Inter
Sars seizes R7m at Durban airport
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 hours ago
(File, Adiel Ismail, Fin24) Durban - Customs officials at the King Shaka International Airport in KwaZulu-Natal intercepted a consignment of currency worth more than R7m at the weekend. The SA Revenue Service (Sars) said it was the largest currency... Read more
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iol.co.za
How to get your travel claim readyJohannesburg - Whether you’re self-employed, a business owner or a corporate em
How to get your travel claim ready
iol.co.za / Posted 3 hours ago
Johannesburg - Whether you’re self-employed, a business owner or a corporate employee, tracking your travel and fuel expenses is crucial for business and tax purposes. But when your work day is jam-packed, logging your kilometres and expenses can be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SARS Makes R7 Million Currency Consignment BustPretoria — The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has intercepted a currency
SARS Makes R7 Million Currency Consignment Bust
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Pretoria — The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has intercepted a currency consignment worth R7 million at King Shaka International Airport, in Durban. "This is the airport's largest currency bust this year," said the revenue service of Sunday's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SARS Seizes R7m At Durban AirportCustoms officials at the King Shaka International Airport in Durban intercepted
SARS Seizes R7m At Durban Airport
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Customs officials at the King Shaka International Airport in Durban intercepted a consignment of currency worth more than R7 million at the weekend. The SA Revenue Service (Sars) said it was the largest currency bust of the year. "Sars customs... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
R7 million recovered at King Shaka International AirportIts customs officials “intercepted a consignment of currency worth R7 million”
R7 million recovered at King Shaka International Airport
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 hours ago
Its customs officials “intercepted a consignment of currency worth R7 million” after a baggage handler had become “suspicious when three suitcases scheduled for loading at the departing Emirates flight to Amman via Dubai were being removed from the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Kounalakis: World is dangerously unprepared for health threats like Zika virusMobile apps are a fabulous waste of time and infinitely diverting. Except for “
Kounalakis: World is dangerously unprepared for health threats like Zika virus
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
Mobile apps are a fabulous waste of time and infinitely diverting. Except for “Plague.” The object of this strategy game is to achieve biological annihilation of the world with a complex virus or bacterial infection that runs roughshod over borders... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Markos Kounalakis: The World is ‘dangerously unprepared’ for the next epidemicThe object of this strategy game is to achieve biological annihilation of the w
Markos Kounalakis: The World is ‘dangerously unprepared’ for the next epidemic
Dallas Morning News / Posted 17 hours ago
The object of this strategy game is to achieve biological annihilation of the world with a complex virus or bacterial infection that runs roughshod over borders seeking warm and moist host bodies. People are infected and die regardless of their... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Millions could die as world unprepared for pandemics, says UNA global epidemic far worse than the Ebola outbreak is a real possibility and c
Millions could die as world unprepared for pandemics, says UN
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 20 hours ago
A global epidemic far worse than the Ebola outbreak is a real possibility and could kill many millions if the world does not become better prepared to deal with the sudden emergence and transmission of disease, the UN has said in a hard-hitting... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Year of the monkey could mean a Chinese baby boom in 2016Those born in the year of the monkey are said to be crafty, clever and charming
Year of the monkey could mean a Chinese baby boom in 2016
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Those born in the year of the monkey are said to be crafty, clever and charming. That's spurred some couples in China to delay parenthood until the less-auspicious year of the sheep ends -- a balm for companies offering fertility products and... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Olympic medal winner Keri-anne Payne launches Great East Swim 2016 on Ipswich waterfront One of Britain’s top open water swimmers has said the amazing challenge of th
Olympic medal winner Keri-anne Payne launches Great East Swim 2016 on Ipswich waterfront
Ipswich Star / Posted yesterday
One of Britain’s top open water swimmers has said the amazing challenge of the sport should inspire people to take part in one of the region’s largest... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former SARS Employee Gets Two Years for FraudA former SARS employee who defrauded the revenue service of over R700 000 has b
Former SARS Employee Gets Two Years for Fraud
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
A former SARS employee who defrauded the revenue service of over R700 000 has been sentenced to two years behind bars. Daniel Dekker was convicted in the Cape Town Magistrate's Court after he created fraudulent income tax refunds for taxpayers,... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Parliamentary committee ‘has not lifted a finger’ on Sars rogue unitThe party’s David Maynier - in a statement headlined “Sars ‘rogue unit’ is bein
Parliamentary committee ‘has not lifted a finger’ on Sars rogue unit
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
The party’s David Maynier - in a statement headlined “Sars ‘rogue unit’ is being swept under the carpet in Parliament” – repeated the contents of a letter from the chairperson of the joint standing committee on intelligence‚ Connie September‚ “which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How We Killed Pregnant Woman, Six Fulani Herdsmen in AbujaA couple of months ago, eight armed men raided, Supper Cell Estate, an upscale
How We Killed Pregnant Woman, Six Fulani Herdsmen in Abuja
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
A couple of months ago, eight armed men raided, Supper Cell Estate, an upscale residential estate located in Apo area of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja, unleashing terror on its residents, killing two persons, including a pregnant woman.... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Separating fact from fear in the rise of ZikaA flat, red rash is one of the Zika virus’ first obvious symptoms. But for many
Separating fact from fear in the rise of Zika
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
A flat, red rash is one of the Zika virus’ first obvious symptoms. But for many people, it simply won’t show. Llet us spray: For now, eliminating mosquito populations is the only effective way to deal with Zika. Dr Nipon Chinanonwait, director of... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
JetBlue joins list of airlines giving Zika refundsLufthansa, British Airways and JetBlue on Thursday became the latest internatio
JetBlue joins list of airlines giving Zika refunds
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 2 days ago
Lufthansa, British Airways and JetBlue on Thursday became the latest international carriers to offer rebookings or refunds for tickets to areas affected by the Zika virus, as the World Health Organization expressed concern about the swift spread of... Read more
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The Hindu
Zika virus outbreak: When research goes off the railsBrazil’s unwillingness to share Zika virus samples and data with WHO collaborat
Zika virus outbreak: When research goes off the rails
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Brazil’s unwillingness to share Zika virus samples and data with WHO collaborating centres could delay the development of rapid and reliable diagnostic tests, vaccines and therapies The World Health Organisation (WHO) may have designated the Zika... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Neil McManus impresses as Cushendall shock Sarsfields to progress to club final | Irish Examiner Saturday, February 06, 2016 - 04:18 pm By Paul Keane Rua
Neil McManus impresses as Cushendall shock Sarsfields to progress to club final
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Saturday, February 06, 2016 - 04:18 pm By Paul Keane Ruairi Og,... Read more
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Swissinfo
‘Zika’s weak point is the mosquito’It is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on
‘Zika’s weak point is the mosquito’
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
It is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on the website of the party requesting the content or the website of a third party. The framing of content from SWI swissinfo.ch is only allowed if it is unchanged, without... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Former SARS employee gets two years for fraudTammy Petersen, News24 Cape Town - A former SARS employee who defrauded the re
Former SARS employee gets two years for fraud
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
Tammy Petersen, News24 Cape Town - A former SARS employee who defrauded the revenue service of over R700 000 has been sentenced to two years behind bars. Daniel Dekker was convicted in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court after he created fraudulent... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Former tax man jailed for stealing more than R700,000 from SARSThe Cape Town Magistrates’ Court slapped Daniel John Dekker, 26, with a five pr
Former tax man jailed for stealing more than R700,000 from SARS
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
The Cape Town Magistrates’ Court slapped Daniel John Dekker, 26, with a five prison sentence today (Friday) after he was convicted of swindling the revenue service of more than R700 000. The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) said in a statement... Read more
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Tax-News.com
SARS Issues Revised List Of Reportable Tax Arrangementsby Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus05 February 2016 On February 3, the
SARS Issues Revised List Of Reportable Tax Arrangements
Tax-News.com / Posted 4 days ago
by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus05 February 2016 On February 3, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) issued a Public Notice providing a revised list of all reportable tax... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Two in Court for R8 Million Tax FraudBy Genevieve Quintal, News24 Two men are expected to appear in the Johannesbur
Two in Court for R8 Million Tax Fraud
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
By Genevieve Quintal, News24 Two men are expected to appear in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court on Friday for allegedly defrauding the SA Revenue Service of almost R8m. They allegedly defrauded Sars of R5 878 734 and potentially a further R2 092... Read more
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FOX News
Mosquito expert: Washington downplaying Zika virus threat to USAs the number of birth defects linked to a mosquito-borne virus surpasses 4,000
Mosquito expert: Washington downplaying Zika virus threat to US
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
As the number of birth defects linked to a mosquito-borne virus surpasses 4,000 in Brazil, and scientists scramble to create a vaccine to protect against the untreatable disease, public health officials are bracing themselves for a potential outbreak... Read more
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FOX News
Mosquito expert: Washington downplaying Zika virus threat to USAs the number of birth defects linked to a mosquito-borne virus surpasses 4,000
Mosquito expert: Washington downplaying Zika virus threat to US
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
As the number of birth defects linked to a mosquito-borne virus surpasses 4,000 in Brazil, and scientists scramble to create a vaccine to protect against the untreatable disease, public health officials are bracing themselves for a potential outbreak... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Two in court for R8m tax fraudGenevieve Quintal, News24 Johannesburg - Two men are expected to appear in the
Two in court for R8m tax fraud
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
Genevieve Quintal, News24 Johannesburg - Two men are expected to appear in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court on Friday for allegedly defrauding the SA Revenue Service of almost R8m. They allegedly defrauded Sars of R5 878 734 and potentially a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SONA 2016 - COPE's Expectation1. Congress of the People would like President Zuma to begin by making a firm c
SONA 2016 - COPE's Expectation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
1. Congress of the People would like President Zuma to begin by making a firm commitment to uphold the Constitution and to honour his oath of office. He must give centrality to the constitution in his address. All of the ills of society that we are... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Alleged VAT refund fraudsters appear in courtAnd on Friday‚ the two men arrested for allegedly defrauding the South African
Alleged VAT refund fraudsters appear in court
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
And on Friday‚ the two men arrested for allegedly defrauding the South African Revenue Service (Sars) of almost R8-million will appear at the Johannesburg Magistrate Court. Spokesperson Sandile Memela said Sars enforcement officials accompanied... Read more
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The Irish Times
Managing Hong Kong hospitalityTom Connolly’s international career began on Westmoreland Street in Dublin in t
Managing Hong Kong hospitality
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
Tom Connolly’s international career began on Westmoreland Street in Dublin in the spring of 1995, when the graduate trainee at the Burlington Hotel picked up a magazine with a listing for the top 100 hotels of the world. “Without giving it too much... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Malema On the Zuptas, Maimane, SARS, and, Well, Everything ElseIn typical Julius Malema-fashion, the EFF leader at a media briefing on Thursda
Malema On the Zuptas, Maimane, SARS, and, Well, Everything Else
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
In typical Julius Malema-fashion, the EFF leader at a media briefing on Thursday took aim at his political foes, President Jacob Zuma, the influential Gupta family, DA leader Mmusi Maimane, the media, and the "racist" SA Revenue Services who are... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
EP state of affairs irks LusaseniEast London-born Lions lock MB Lusaseni admitted he was saddened by the perilou
EP state of affairs irks Lusaseni
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
East London-born Lions lock MB Lusaseni admitted he was saddened by the perilous situation Eastern Province rugby found itself in. Although he hails from Border – a union that was theoretically also meant to benefit from the Kings’ political rise –... Read more
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CTV News
Dr. Neil Rau answers your questions about the Zika virusThe Zika virus is spread almost exclusively by mosquito bites, and has been nat
Dr. Neil Rau answers your questions about the Zika virus
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
The Zika virus is spread almost exclusively by mosquito bites, and has been native to parts of Africa and Asia for decades. It was recently introduced into the Americas, namely Brazil, where it is believed to be linked to a surge in miscarriages and... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Let us sprayPANDEMICS make for good horror films. Few things are scarier than a dangerous,
Let us spray
Namibia Economist / Posted 4 days ago
PANDEMICS make for good horror films. Few things are scarier than a dangerous, incurable new disease that spreads quickly. And globalisation means that plagues can travel far, wide and terrifyingly fast. Diseases such as HIV/AIDS, SARS, West Nile... Read more
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NBC News
5 Questions Everyone Still Has About the Zika VirusDallas County health officials say the case of two people infected with the Zik
5 Questions Everyone Still Has About the Zika Virus
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
Dallas County health officials say the case of two people infected with the Zika virus there almost certainly constitutes sexual transmission — something health experts knew was possible but which has only been seen to happen once. But the incident... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Sars keen on stricter transfer pricing documentation Auditors say the new tax regulations are too much to comply with and could be
Sars keen on stricter transfer pricing documentation
Mail & Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
Auditors say the new tax regulations are too much to comply with and could be counterproductive to reining in tax-avoidance by multinational firms. The latest scandal about tax avoidance by a... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Malema on the Zuptas, Maimane, Sars... and, well, everything elseJohannesburg - In typical Julius Malema-fashion, the EFF leader at a media brie
Malema on the Zuptas, Maimane, Sars... and, well, everything else
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
Johannesburg - In typical Julius Malema-fashion, the EFF leader at a media briefing on Thursday took aim at his political foes, President Jacob Zuma, the influential Gupta family, DA leader Mmusi Maimane, the media, and the "racist" SA Revenue... Read more
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Science Daily
The return of the flatwormAcoel worms, living next to grain of sand on the sea-bottom, may at first glanc
The return of the flatworm
Science Daily / Posted 4 days ago
Acoel worms, living next to grain of sand on the sea-bottom, may at first glance seem small and unimportant. These colourful micro-worms, however, play lead part in understanding the evolutionary step from jellyfish to human beings. "The acoel... Read more
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The Manila Times
Vulnerable Asia fears Zika outbreakFebruary 5, 2016 12:02 am MUMBAI: Densely packed slums, rampant mosquitoes and
Vulnerable Asia fears Zika outbreak
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
February 5, 2016 12:02 am MUMBAI: Densely packed slums, rampant mosquitoes and a history of rapidly spreading infections make Asia pa rticularly vulnerable to the devastating Zika virus, posing a massive challenge... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Malema, the quote machine(Jeff Wicks, News24) Johannesburg - EFF leader Julius Malema was on a roll aga
Malema, the quote machine
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
(Jeff Wicks, News24) Johannesburg - EFF leader Julius Malema was on a roll again on Thursday, addressing the media on many topics, ranging from the "Gupta mafia" to how "unstable" President Jacob Zuma is. Below are the highlights of the briefing,... Read more
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PhysOrg
The return of the flatwormAcoel flatworms (acoel) represent an intermediate form in the history of evolut
The return of the flatworm
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
Acoel flatworms (acoel) represent an intermediate form in the history of evolution, between jellyfish and humans. Credit: Sars Centre Where does the acoel flatworm belong in the tree of life? Biologists have discussed this question for the last 20... Read more
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International Business Times
Rio Carnival 2016: Zika virus and economic crisis cast shadow over Brazil's big party Brazil should have been poised for a good year in 2016 as host of the summer Ol
Rio Carnival 2016: Zika virus and economic crisis cast shadow over Brazil's big party
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
Brazil should have been poised for a good year in 2016 as host of the summer Olympic Games but the dual impact of the Zika virus and the worst economic downturn for a century has seen the wind taken out of its sails. The country's embattled... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SARS Makes Ephedrine, Abalone BustsPretoria — Customs control officials have made two separate busts of ephedrine
SARS Makes Ephedrine, Abalone Busts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Pretoria — Customs control officials have made two separate busts of ephedrine and abalone valued at more than R10 million, according to the South African Revenue Service (SARS). "In the first, a routine inspection led to the arrest of a Tanzanian... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
American Airlines posts record profit for 4Q, all of 2015The world's biggest airline said Friday that its full-year earnings were the hi
American Airlines posts record profit for 4Q, all of 2015
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
The world's biggest airline said Friday that its full-year earnings were the highest for any carrier when one-time items were excluded. American is poised for another big year: airline officials said they expect to save another $2 billion on fuel in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DOH: No MERS-CoV case in Cagayan de Oro, PHThis file photo provided by the National Institute for Allergy and Infectious D
DOH: No MERS-CoV case in Cagayan de Oro, PH
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
This file photo provided by the National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases shows a colorized transmission of the MERS coronavirus that emerged in 2012. AP FILE PHOTO The Department of Health (DOH) on Thursday denied reports of an alleged... Read more
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Perth Now
The hidden effect of virus panicCould the Zika virus have an effect on the birthrate? FEARS the Zika virus is
The hidden effect of virus panic
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
Could the Zika virus have an effect on the birthrate? FEARS the Zika virus is continuing to spread at an alarming rate has prompted some governments to go to the extreme. After the World Health Organisation declared the mosquito-borne virus, which... Read more
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The Courier Mail
The hidden effect of virus panicCould the Zika virus have an effect on the birthrate? FEARS the Zika virus is
The hidden effect of virus panic
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Could the Zika virus have an effect on the birthrate? FEARS the Zika virus is continuing to spread at an alarming rate has prompted some governments to go to the extreme. After the World Health Organisation declared the mosquito-borne virus, which... Read more
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Tax-News.com
SARS Starts High-Risk Sector Compliance Driveby Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus03 February 2016 The South African
SARS Starts High-Risk Sector Compliance Drive
Tax-News.com / Posted 6 days ago
by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus03 February 2016 The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has begun its focused approach, launched in December 2015, to enhance tax compliance in several... Read more
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Investopedia
Zika Infects the Travel IndustryDozens of international industries have been affected by the aggressive spread
Zika Infects the Travel Industry
Investopedia / Posted 6 days ago
Dozens of international industries have been affected by the aggressive spread of Zika, the mosquito-borne virus for which no vaccine or cure is currently available. Nevertheless, the travel industry is in the forefront of this crisis as it addresses... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘We can’t see a way out of Bonteheuwel’Cape Town - “It’s not that we don’t want to improve our situation, it’s just th
‘We can’t see a way out of Bonteheuwel’
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
Cape Town - “It’s not that we don’t want to improve our situation, it’s just that there are no opportunities.” An exasperated Clayton Pieterse, 19, from Bonteheuwel sits sullenly across the table, his sister Candice, 25, at his side. The two work at... Read more
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